WorldCat Identities

James, Sidney

Overview
Works: 165 works in 516 publications in 4 languages and 3,087 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Crime films  Caper films  Dark comedy films  Film noir  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Television comedies  Radio programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Sidney James
 
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The Lavender Hill mob by Charles Crichton( Visual )

42 editions published between 1951 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Holland, a meek clerk who devises an ingenious plan to rob a fortune in gold bullion from his own bank. But when Henry and his odd accomplice melt the gold into souvenir Eiffel Towers to smuggle into France, their perfect crime becomes a disastrous caper of Cockney crooks, customs chaos and an ill-timed group of schoolgirls, all leading to some of the most hilarious and unexpected surprises in criminal history
Last holiday by Henry Cass( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Told by his doctor he has no more than a few months to live, drab British workingman George Bird decides to spend his savings on lodging at a seaside resort. Once there, however, he finds his identity caught between upstairs and downstairs, the guest and the "help."
Alec Guinness 5-film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man in the white suit: An eccentric chemist one day invents a fiber that never wrinkles, wears out or gets dirty
Carry on laughing : the complete series( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fans of Monty Python and Fawlty Towers will delight in Carry On Lauging - the campy, bawdy, side-splitting funny Brit-com based on the hugely popular Carry On films
The Titfield thunderbolt by Charles Crichton( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2019 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The British government, having nationalized the railways in 1947, announces that the Titfield-Mallingford Railway is being replaced by an "alternative passenger omnibus service". Titfield locals rally to save and operate the line independently, thanks to a loophole in the 1947 Transport Act. A rival company conspires to prevent the comeback
Hancock's half hour by Tony Hancock( Recording )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "The last of the McHancocks", Hancock has been left a Scottish castle, but finds he has to contend with Bonnie Prince Sidney and Seamus McNasty. "The East Cheam Drama Festival" sees Hancock trying to organise a major literary event; while "Visiting day" finds our hero in hospital. Finally, "The threatening letters" has Hancock receiving some most uncomplimentary missives through the post
Quatermass 2 by Val Guest( Visual )

12 editions published between 1988 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a routine drive to his obervatory, Professor Quartermass stumbles upon a mysterious government facility surrounded by guards and mines. Curious of this unusual site, Quartermass begins to investigate and discovers a remarkably large number of meteors in the area. As his investigation comes to a turning point, Quartermass comes to a horrific conclusion: alien invaders. In an attempt to save the world, Quartermass must face the terrible dangers ahead and the disasters that follow them
Carry on nurse. Carry on sergeant( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Carry On Nurse, chaos breaks out at a hospital with some very odd characters. In Carry On Sergeant, an inept platoon of army recruits bumble their way into becoming stars
That's carry on( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of clips from the British film series "Carry On" celebrating the funniest and favorite moments
Carry on Cleo. Carry on Jack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Carry On Cleo, two peace loving Brits tangle with Cleopatra, Julius Caesar, and Mark Antony. In Carry On Jack, follows the exploits of Captain Fearless as he sails the high seas
British noir( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They met in the dark: During WW2, a Royal Navy Commander stumbles upon a murdered woman and discovers a network of Nazi spies and Fifth-Columnists
Carry on cowboy. Carry on screaming by Gerald Thomas( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Carry On Cowboy, a peace loving town mistakenly hires a custodian as sheriff to stop a vicious gunfighter. In Carry On Screaming, two bumbling Scotland Yard detectives must stop a mad scientist
Carry on teacher ; Carry on constable( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of scheming pupils conspires to prevent a popular schoolmaster from leaving via various pranks (1st work.) Three new bumbling recruits are assigned to Inspector Mills and create their own style of slap-and-tickle law and order
Carry on spying ; Carry on cabby( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Carry On spying, bumbling secret agents (a la James Bond) must thwart evil villains from taking over the world. In Carry On cabby, a taxi fleet owner must deal with a rival business of beautiful women cabbies
Carry on up the Khyber by Gerald Thomas( Visual )

21 editions published between 1968 and 2005 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the Carry on ... series of spoofs, this time a parody of the British Raj movie. Set in 1895 India; the Burpas are revolting; the 3rd Foot and Mouth guards the Khyber Pass, and the Khasi of Kalabar schemes rebellion. Sir Sidney Ruff-Diamond must deal with these various threats amidst ongoing farce and hijinks
Hammer film noir : double feature( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man bait: The married owner of a bookstore is attracted to his sexy blonde clerk. He finally gives in to temptation and makes a pass at her, but that only results in his entanglement in blackmail and murder
Carry on Cleo by Gerald Thomas( Visual )

17 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 'Carry On' team are back again in force! This time they turn a spoofing eye at ancient Egypt and the legend of Cleopatra, Mark Antony, Caesar and a whole host of Roman rogues
Hammer film noir( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gambler and the lady: A greedy but successful professional gambler wants to join the British Establishment when he falls in love with a blue-blooded lady. But first he must mend his ways and then dump his nightclub singer girl friend. She's not so easy to get rid of, and neither is his past
Hammer film noir double feature( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glass tomb. "A circus barker stages a sensational new act, the world's longest fast undertaken by "Sapolio", on view in a glass cage. But this act also results in several murders, a kidnapping, and a poisoning."--Containger
The gambler and the lady( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heat wave: "An American writer living in England gets entangled in a scheme by a beautiful blonde to murder her husband."--IMDb
 
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Alternative Names
Cohen Sidney Joel 1913-1976

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Sid James South African-born British character actor and comedy actor (1913-1976)

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Languages
English (154)

Spanish (3)

French (2)

German (1)